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Playing with Scraps

As you probably already know, I enjoy finding a use for every last scrap of a yarn. Scrap balls the size of a tennis ball or larger end up in scrappy ripples, while smaller balls go into scrap grannies. As … Continue reading

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Not Just One

or two, but three boxes appeared on my porch the other day! I already knew a little about what was inside each; the littlest box held 3 two-year old blueberry plants, twigs really, that we ordered from Indiana Berry and … Continue reading

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A New Granny-in-Progress

My two old Grannies-in-Progress, ‘Flower Garden’ and ‘Mushrooms’, and that bag of blue granny squares that I discovered in a thrift shop a while back did absolutely nothing to stop me from starting on a new granny – a mostly … Continue reading

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HUGE Progress on Mushrooms!

At long last. . . I have finished crocheting the lighter-colored mushroom squares. YAY! Which means ALL of the mushroom squares, both light and dark, are done. YAY, again! And I have about 235 of ’em, more than enough for … Continue reading

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Reviving the Thrifty Granny Project

I kind of forgot about this afghan having stowed the poor thing in a box on a shelf high overhead. Out of sight, out of mind, I suppose. I shared this progress shot, with only three lengthwise joins and the … Continue reading

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Some Light Mushrooms

I’m making slooooow progress on my light mushroom granny squares (just the first column on the left). For some reason crocheting one cream square after another has quickly lost its charm. . . yawn. Can you say ‘tedious’? If only … Continue reading

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A-Campin’ We Did Go

Our plan was to leave for the campground as soon as DH got home from work on Friday. We were so proud of ourselves; we had remembered to pack the lawn chairs that we overlooked last time! lol. No need … Continue reading

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